Gerrit and Donalda Wijna (Wyna) of Fort McMurray, Alberta . Updated February 17, 2001
About Our Family Research
I was born in 1946 to parents Kobus Wijna and Louisa Fillipina Koops.I grew-up in Holland-The Netherlands-in a beautiful city named Kampen. I have 4 brothers,1 lives in England,another in Canada and 2 in kampen,Holland.I emigrated to Canada in 1966 . Resided Brooks-Alberta for 12 years and since 1977 live in Fort McMurray, Alberta. My wife and I got married in 1969 and we have 4 children. We are further blessed with 4 lovely grand-daughters. My wife Donalda Marlene Osborne was born to parents George Osborne and Hulda Edwardson in 1949 in Medicine-Hat,Alberta. Both parents are deceased. Also my father kobus Wijna is deceased. My mother still resides in Kampen,Holland . My brother Hilco who lives in Holland has been doing some research into the Wijna family tree.